WorldCat Identities

Knussen, Oliver

Overview
Works: 654 works in 1,396 publications in 6 languages and 17,931 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Orchestral music  Manuscripts  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Composer, Performer, Arranger, Editor, Other, Director, Commentator, Interviewee, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1000.C37, 784.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Knussen
Three occasions ; Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Recording )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Blackheath Concert Hall, June 3, 1991 (1st work) ; and at Henry Wood Hall, Feb. 18, 1991 (2nd work) & Feb. 15-16, 1991 (3rd work)
Suite im Hexachord ; Reading by Hilda Morley Wolpe ; Quintet with voice ; Piece in three parts by Stefan Wolpe( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierrot lunaire : op. 21 (German) ; Herzgewächse : op. 20 ; Pierrot lunaire : (English) by Arnold Schoenberg( )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalmodies : Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( )

5 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 1, 1992 in New York City (1st work) and Nov. 22, 1987 in Copenhagen (2nd-3rd works)
The prince of the pagodas ; Gloriana : symphonic suite by Benjamin Britten( )

5 editions published in 2006 and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonia : sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st work recorded in St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, Nov. 20, 1991 ; 2nd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel, Hampstead on Nov. 21, 1991 ; 3rd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel on Nov. 7 & 9, 1991
Second concerto for orchestra by Robin Holloway( )

6 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at BBC Maida Vale Studio 1, Apr. 25, 1993
Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( )

11 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 compositions, 2002-2009 by Elliott Carter( )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book of hours by Julian Anderson( )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quotation of dream by Tōru Takemitsu( Recording )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dante trilogy : chamber version by Charles Wuorinen( )

4 editions published in 2008 and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the little hill ; Dance figures ; Sometime voices by George Benjamin( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autumnal by Oliver Knussen( )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto op. 33 ; Symphony in one movement, op. 29 by Alexander Goehr( )

4 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 18, 1993 at Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk (1st work), and Sept. 26, 1992 at BBC Studio 1, Broadcasting House, Glasgow (2nd work)
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Max is creating chaos around the house. His exasperated mother sends him to bed without any supper. In his bedroom Max conjures up a fantasy world of forest and sea, and sails to the Land of the Wild Things to let the wild rumpus start
On all fours ; Lament for a hanging man ; Sarabande ; Release by Mark-Anthony Turnage( )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded Jan. 12-14, 1994, All Saints Church, Petersham, Surrey
 
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Alternative Names
Knussen, Stuart Oliver.

Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-

Oliver Knussen Brits dirigent

Oliver Knussen compositeur et chef d'orchestre écossais

Oliver Knussen compositore e direttore d'orchestra britannico

Oliver Knussen schottischer Komponist und Dirigent

Кнуссен, Оливер

אוליבר קנוסן

オリヴァー・ナッセン

奥利佛·克努森

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